Juliana Berners quotes

  • Of the offspring of the gentilman Jafeth, came Habraham, Moyses, Aron and the profettys; and also the kyng of the right line of Mary, of whom that gentilman Jhesus was borne.
    -- Juliana Berners

    #Gentleman #Lines #Mary

  • And if ye angler take fysshe; surely thenne is there noo man merier than he is in his spyryte.
    -- Juliana Berners

    #Men #Lakes #Sea

  • The sport and game of angling is the true means and cause that brings a man into a merry spirit, which makes a flowering age and a long one.
    -- Juliana Berners

    #Sports #Mean #Men

  • For as the body is clad in the cloth, and the flesh in the skin and the bones in the flesh and the heart in the whole, so are we, soul and body, clad in the goodness of God and enclosed. Yea and more homely; for all these may wear and waste away, but the Goodness of God is ever whole.
    -- Juliana Berners

    #Heart #Soul #Skins

  • Perfect soldier, perfect gentleman never gave offence to anyone not even the enemy.

  • Gentlemen, you are about to witness the most famous victory in history.

  • Honorable, adj.: Afflicted with an impediment in one's reach. In legislative bodies, it is customary to mention all members as honorable; as, "the honorable gentleman is a scurvy cur.".

  • A gentleman is never in a hurry.

  • Gentlemen prefer blondes... but gentlemen marry brunettes.

  • In nature there are few sharp lines

  • To line only for some unknown future is superficial.

  • They (Liverpool players) are passing the cup down the line like a new born baby. Although when they are back in the dressing room they will probably fill it with champagne, something you should never do to a baby.

  • We go there with confidence, but we know there is a very fine line between success and failure in this game.

  • The veneration of Mary is inscribed in the very depths of the human heart